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I have worked for Connecting Threads since 1997. I am the Outreach Director. I work with our outside Independent Pattern Designers. I am also involved with our new tools and books from the start until they are showing on our website. This is a great place to work! Quilts and coworkers that share the love of quilting, what more could I ask for in a job?
This contest is officially closed! Thank you to everyone who participated. You can find out who won by clicking here. Even though I barely finished my gifts in time for the holidays I never stopped looking at new books and picking new projects for next year! We have two copies of Karla Alexander's NEW book Stack the Deck Revisited that we are going to give away*.
I couldn’t stand it. I had to try making the place mats from the book Turning Strips & Squares into Table Sets in red and white to go with all of my peppermint stuff. I like them and think I’ll make more! So quick to make! I think quilt as you go is addicting.
As soon as the gray days of winter set in I start craving color and thinking about summer. I made these place mats from the book Turning Strips and Squares into Table Sets. They were so quick, easy AND quilt as you go. You could whip them out in an afternoon. I plan on making more for Christmas gifts. There is also a pattern for hot pads and a casserole carrier that goes with them. I used a ...
There were 229 comments on my table runner and they were entered to win the Golden Afternoon Charm Pack and fabrics that I used to make my table runner!
Random.org selected Janet S of Missouri as the winner. Congratulations, Janet! Thank you all for the nice comments that you left and for entering the contest.
THIS CONTEST IS NOW OVER
I love the Golden Afternoon collection. So, when Teri showed me this Garden Charm Table Runner pattern and chose all of the fabrics I should make it in, how could I refuse? She likes to shop for fabric and knows what I like.
It was really fun to make and the applique was very easy. The table runner is 13″ x 37 1/2″ so it ...